Medical Definition of Benzo(a)pyrene

1. A potent mutagen and carcinogen. It is a public health concern because of its possible effects on industrial workers, as an environmental pollutant, an as a component of tobacco smoke. Pharmacological action: carcinogens, environmental pollutants, mutagens. Chemical name: Benzo(a)pyrene (12 Dec 1998)



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Lexicographical Neighbors of Benzo(a)pyrene

benzindamine hydrochloride
benzine
benzines
benzins
benziodarone
benziodoxol
benziodoxole
benziodoxols
benzisothiazole
benzisothiazoles
benzisothiazolinone
benzisoxazole
benzisoxazoles
benznidazole
benzo
benzo(a)pyrene (current term)
benzo-
benzoapyrene
benzoapyrenes
benzoate
benzoate coenzyme A ligase
benzoate of soda
benzoate synthase
benzoated
benzoates
benzobarbital
benzocaine
benzocaines
benzoctamine
benzocyclic

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